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More fish, less oil 

In the past I’ve blogged about fish oil supplements and taken the stance that at best they’re good for you and at worst they’re of no benefit. 305 more words

Rust and iron

A blackened heap of rust and iron, the old boiler sat in the outbuilding of the Königsberg Sanatorium in Goslar.

Because this picture does not fit in my planned gallery, so I publish it here. 


Reviving a Reinhard’s Natural Billiard

Guest Blog by Robert M. Boughton
Member, International Society of Codgers
Member, North American Society of Pipe Collectors
Photos © the Author… 848 more words

Pipe Refurbishing Essays

What are Antioxidants?

Antioxidants help fight oxidation which is a normal chemical process that takes place in the body every day. The best way to think about the oxidation process is what happens to a cut apple that is left on the counter. 320 more words


Day 17 - Changing the finish of a Copper bracelet using thermal oxidation(heating it up)

A method I use to change the finish of my copper bracelets is to use thermal oxidation. I simply use a small propane torch to heat up the bracelet in this video. 36 more words

Whats Going On In My Life

Refitting an existing stem on a Royal Windsor Prince

Blog by Steve Laug

When I was in Idaho my brother showed me the pipes he had picked up in auctions and from antique shops. He had found three meerschaum pipes and two briars. 558 more words

Pipe Refurbishing Essays